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Waterman's Surfside Grille

415 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 (Northeast Virginia Beach)
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Ranked #18 of 1,260 Restaurants in Virginia Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $22
Sun 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Seafood
Neighborhood: Northeast Virginia Beach
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

While my husband was stationed there, this was our favorite place to dine! The crab ripper is the BEST! And you must try an orange crush. Highly recommend !

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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45 reviews 45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Went to Waterman's on a rainy off season Friday night. Somehow from some things that I had read I was expecting a moderately priced, family restaurant. Upon arrival that clearly was not the case when confronted with Valet Parking only. Then upon entry we found a dimly lit, bar forward arrangement. Admittedly this helps diners maximize the ocean view which... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Love their bacon cheeseburger and side of fresh veg. Instead of fries upon request. So tasty and tender meat. Keylime pie to die for, also the New York cheesecake with side sauces. There is relly nothing wrong with the place.

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Louisville, Kentucky
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Waterman's restaurant is the absolute best place to eat in Virginia Beach. The quality of food and friendly atmosphere makes it above the rest. In the summertime the outdoor deck is amazing. Thanks for providing such quality friendly in a friendly atmosphere.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We went there around 5:30 on Christmas eve with twin eight months olds and a three year old! It was very busy but we had reservations for eight adults with kids. It was the fastest I had ever been served food! The food (I had the scallops and my husband the seafood pasta) was absolutely delicious! But I can't say... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Waterman's is one of the better beachside spots in downtown VA Beach. The food is good, a little on the pricey side but that's to be expected at the beach. It can get really busy, so reservations are a good idea if you're going for dinner or if it's the weekend. I was surprised how good their "nightlife" is. The... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Try an Orange Crush and fish tacos. Best anywhere. I won't have either thing at any other establishment.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We always get great food and service at Waterman's. It has become our first "go to" choice when we have company from out of town. The free valet parking makes it an ideal choice all year. Be sure to order the Orange Crush and check out the gift shop which has nice quality and fun/silly items.

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Orlando, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

From start to end best seafood IMO We went on a deadseason so no busy traffic and hard parking They had vallet service free,inside is a fancy yet nice atmosphere With how the place looks like I thought we were going to pay 50$ per meal We ordered swordfish special for that day , crabcake sandwich , and flounder sandwich... More 

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Hillside, New Jersey
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106 reviews 106 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Every time we visit Virginia Beach, it seems that Waterman's is on our dining list. They have yet to disappoint. The she crab soup was out of this world as was the hushpuppies and crab cakes. Service was spot on and the view of the ocean was wonderful. We will be coming back again and again.

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Additional Information about Waterman's Surfside Grille

Address: 415 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Phone Number: 757-428-3644
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northeast Virginia Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 12 - 22
Cuisine: Seafood

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